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The history of theater from the medieval period until the nineteenth century has been in large part a history of further and furth ...
In contrast to revenge, which is the natural, automatic reaction to transgression and which, because of the irreversibility of the ...
There are big men, men of intellect, intellectual men, men of talent and men of action; but the great man is difficult to find, an ...
Those who wander in the world avowedly and purposely in pursuit of happiness, who view every scene of present joy with an eye to w ...
Talk that does not end in any kind of action is better suppressed altogether.
His eloquence was of every kind, and he excelled in the argumentative as well as in the declamatory way. But his invectives were t ...
U.S. international and security policy ... has as its primary goal the preservation of what we might call "the Fifth Freedom," und ...
Look through the whole history of countries professing the Romish religion, and you will uniformly find the leaven of this besetti ...
I review novels to make money, because it is easier for a sluggard to write an article a fortnight than a book a year, because the ...
An artist is a man of action, whether he creates a personality, invents an expedient, or finds the issue of a complicated situatio ...
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